Trump at Values Voters Summit: We're Saying 'Merry Christmas' Again

Trump at Values Voters Summit: We're Saying 'Merry Christmas' Again

"America is a nation of believers and together we are strengthened and sustained by the power of prayer", said President Trump.

Trump, nine months into his presidency, has found it harder to get things done than the ease with which he made promises on the campaign trail, making speeches to adoring audiences like Friday's in Washington key to boosting the President's morale.

President Trump reignited the "war on Christmas" on Friday, telling a crowd of supporters that "we're saying Merry Christmas again" now that he's president.

"The Justice Department issued new guidance to all federal agencies to ensure no religious group is ever targeted under my administration", Trump said, pointing to the Little Sisters of the Poor, the religious group that took their case on contraception to the Supreme Court, saying "they went through hell". He pledged to make sure department store employees say "Merry Christmas".

President Donald Trump said Friday that the United States would maintain sanctions on Cuba and Venezuela until they restore political and religious freedom. When was the last time you saw "Merry Christmas?' You don't see it anymore", Trump said on the campaign trail. "We worship God", he said, getting another standing ovation.

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"This morning I am honored and thrilled to return as the first sitting president to address this incredible gathering of friends", Trump said.

However, SPLC president has sharply criticised the president for endorsing a hate group's event by participating as an official speaker at it. Marco Rubio, then a 2016 presidential candidate, a "clown".

The annual political conference hosted by the Family Research Council brings together evangelical voters who were key to Mr. Trump's election win past year.

Perkins also lauded the granting of broad religious exemptions to the Affordable Care Act mandate for contraceptive coverage, allowing virtually any nonprofit or for-profit employer to opt out of the mandate by citing faith-based opposition.

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